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Belarusian State University


General Information

Belarusian State University is the most popular and famous university of Belarus. It was founded on October 30th, 1921, and soon will be celebrating its 100 anniversary. During all these years the university has prepared more than 160 000 specialists with 10 000 international graduates among them.

BSU has 18 departments:
  • Faculty of Biology;
  • Faculty of Journalism;
  • Faculty of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science;
  • Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences;
  • Faculty of Chemistry;
  • Military Faculty;
  • Faculty of History;
  • Faculty of Radiophysics and Computer Technologies;
  • Faculty of Physics;
  • Faculty of Economics;
  • Faculty of Geography and Geoinformatics;
  • Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics;
  • Faculty of Social and Cultural Communications;
  • Faculty of Philology;
  • Faculty of Law;
  • Faculty of International Relations;
  • Faculty of Advanced Training and Retraining;
  • Faculty of Pre-University Education.

The number of BSU's teachers staff totals 3800 people, with more than 400 Doctors, 1400 Candidates of Science, 11 corresponding Members and 8 Academicians of the National Academy is Sciences of Belarus. The university has 46  students scientific and research labs, as well as 41 scientific and research labs, 4 scientific and research institutes and 13 scientific centres. BSU also coordinates is 11 unitary enterprises and a sci-tech park. Here's also a great Fundamental library with 2 million publishings and 4 museums. 

BSU is actively developing its international cooperation. In 2010 the university became a member of the European University Association. BSU regularly sends its teachers and students to foreign courses of advanced training and welcomes a lot of foreign citizens within international projects, programs and agreements. Today BSU has more than 450 agreements with foreign universities, scientific and commercial enterprises from 69 countries of the world.

According to many international ratings BSU is included in the 1.5% fo the world's best universities.
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Life Conditions

BSU provides international students with accommodation at the dormitories of its student campus. More than 8000 students from other Belarusian regions and foreign countries live there. 

The university also involved its international students in the sports and cultural activities. BSU counts up to 13 talent groups, 143 creative unions and clubs, 27 sports sections and more than 100 groups of sports training and health improvement.  
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